Published work

Read some of Melissa’s published work on marine conservation, sustainability and eco-travel.

Whale shark swimming
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Small town, big experiences

Beached whale on the coastline with two people standing by it
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Investigating why whales beach

Birds eye photo of islands
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Diving into Sharm El Sheikh and beyond

Fluoro photos of marine life by Simon J Pierce

Underwater fireworks in Madagascar

Diver swimming over a shipwreck
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Exploring the threat of deadly shipwrecks

Whale shark swimming
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Responsible whale shark encounters

Mr Igreja standing in front of his farmland
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Fishermen turning to farming to protect oceans

MMF's Emerson Nevis standing with his arms around Peri Peri's two apprentices
Adventure.com

Meet Mozambique’s ocean conservationists

Scientist Lukas Mueller freediving with a shark
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An interview with shark scientist Lukas Mueller

Whale shark swimming: view from above
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The NASA algorithm saving marine life

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eSwatini is a haven for lovers of wildlife.

Trash littered across a beach
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Mission 2020: fighting plastic pollution

Check out more of Melissa’s published work

Manta ray swimming over the reef
Fish swimming over a coral reef

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